Posts about Viewer

October 21, 2020

SVF2 Public Beta: a new optimized viewer format

Last year at Autodesk University 2019 we discussed a new Forge Viewer format code-named ‘OTG’. This format was introduced in the BIM 360 service and you can find a short mention about thi...

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October 6, 2020

Mapping between sheets and 3D views of AEC models

When working with AEC models in Forge Viewer, developers sometimes need to be able to map 2D sheet coordinates to 3D view coordinates and vice versa. Let's take a look at how that could b...

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September 23, 2020

Viewer Analytics

Forge Viewer will start collecting usage analytics not tied to a particular user in version 7.29 for purposes of supporting and improving the Forge Viewer.

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September 15, 2020

Snappy viewer tools

Have you ever thought: "man, I like how the Forge Viewer tools like Markups or Measure snap to different parts of 2D drawings, I wish my viewer extension could do that, too"? Well, wonder...

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September 11, 2020

Asgard Pre-Accelerator Lightning Talks

On September 16th, the Forge Developer Advocates team will be running a series of lightning talks to showcase some popular solutions you can build using the Forge Platform. These talks ar...

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September 8, 2020

Get Base64 Encode String of Screenshot with Markups

An extended blog of Screenshot with Markups on the tricks to get the base64 encode string.

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August 19, 2020

Call for private beta testers - SVF performance enhancements

If you or your customers have been using Forge Viewer with very large models, you may have encountered performance and scalability issues; e.g., The Viewer may be taking too long to load,...

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